Consultant – Solar PV and/or Wind -South Africa

Entreprise: CV-Library
Type d'emploi: Temps plein
Salaire:
35 000 - 50 000 ZAR/par an

Due to increasing demand for this clients services in Africa we’re currently looking for a Consultant with Solar PV and/or Wind experience to join this renewable energy team in Cape Town.
Responsibilities include:
* Delivering technical due diligence on large scale solar PV and/or wind projects for Investors, Lenders, IPPs and Developers
* Monitoring and reporting on PV and/or wind projects through the construction and operational phases
* Providing technical engineering support on PV and/or wind projects at all stages of the project development cycle
* Reviewing of resource, technologies, structural studies, electrical design, contractual documentation, environmental studies, planning permission, health and safety reports, grid offers and grid connection agreements
* EPC tender design, co-ordination, management, evaluation and review
* Project risk management, including construction, operational, and financial risk
* Reviewing and preparing technical and non-technical reports
* People and project management, ensuring effective communication within the internal team and stakeholders
* Leading business development activities i.e. development of new solutions, proposal writing and client presentations.
Desirable qualifications & experience
* Experience (2-5 years) working in the large scale solar PV and/or wind sector across at least some of the role
* Consultancy experience or Lenders TA, Construction Monitoring or Owner’s Engineering experience
* Contracts due diligence (EPC, O&M, PPA etc.)
* Engineering degree (or relevant technical degree)
* Project and/or people management experience
* Knowledge of the design, construction, operations and maintenance of electrical / mechanical PV system components
* Understanding of project development economics and project finance
* Related technologies experience e.g. distribution & transmission systems, rooftop systems, battery storage etc
* Cross disciplinary knowledge, e.g. PV, wind, CSP, biomass, conventional combustion technologies
* Prior experience with the South African and/or African renewables market.
Must be eligibility to live and work in South Africa (e.g. South Africa citizen or holder of / eligible for a South African working visa)